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Caption: Laura Weidman Powers
Bringing more people of color into tech may be the next civil rights movement. Laura Weidman Powers, co-founder and CEO of Code2040, talks with Inf...

  • Added: Jun 22, 2017
  • Length: 53:59
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On today's episode of Bring It On, Dr. Amrita Myers and Jim Sims speak to Beth Applegate, president of Applegate Consulting Group, and resident anc...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:32
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The latest from Armenian jazz pianist, and ambient vocalist, Tigran Hamasyan, from a new solo album, "An Ancient Observer.'

Bought by KRCB-FM "Radio 91", WXPN, KMRE-LP, and 90.5 WSNC


  • Added: Jun 21, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Whirligig, Credit: Photo by Tonya Fitzpatrick
Join us as we experience the art of central and eastern North Carolina and get a history lesson aboard the Confederate Ironclad ship the CSS Neuse ...

  • Added: Jun 20, 2017
  • Length: 59:55
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Stamped offers a deeply researched, provocative narrative that is a comprehensive history of anti-Black racist ideas—their origins, and how they be...

  • Added: Jun 19, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
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Is it human nature to react to new objects on the basis of visible traits and past experiences?

Bought by XRAY.fm, KMRE-LP, and KTSW 89.9


  • Added: Jun 19, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
This week, we take a look at two of the most famous "characters" from 1940s and '50s R&B: Deacon Jones and Fanny Brown. Sometimes these two were re...

Bought by WHRV, KTRT RADIO INC, Lower Cape Communications, 90.5 WSNC, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Jun 18, 2017
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 8
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This week, we return to the story of Clinton “Boo” Gilkie, who died one year ago- on June 7, 2016- in the Monroe County Jail. We discussed the cir...

  • Added: Jun 18, 2017
  • Length: 29:38
Caption: Caroline Light
Harvard Professor, Caroline Light, explores the racist "Stand Your Ground" history.

Bought by WETS


  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 57:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Long recognized as one of the top blues harmonica players in the Houston area, Steve Krase shoots for big league prominence on his latest release "...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, KRPS, KSRQ, WTJU, and KMXT


  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 58:01
  • Purchases: 5
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On the next Another View, a history lesson about visionary activist, lawyer and Priest, Pauli Murray. Not familiar with her? Ms. Murray was the f...

Bought by WNSB


  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 54:31
  • Purchases: 1
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Researchers hope to repair cancer-causing genes - A new app is designed to make more informed patients - A hidden HIV epidemic among elderly Africa...

Bought by WNMU-FM


  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 1
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Researchers hope to repair cancer-causing genes - A new app is designed to make more informed patients - A hidden HIV epidemic among elderly Africa...

Bought by KMRE-LP, WCMU, WRGY, WAMC, KEDT and more


  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 7
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It's official! The Golden State Warriors are the 2017 NBA Champions! Life of the Law honors the team and each of the players with this special epis...

  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 19:38
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June 7th marks the one year anniversary of the death of Clinton Gilkie, and so we devote our June 2nd and June 16th episodes of Kite Line to his st...

  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
  • Length: 29:55
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The death penalty is the barest, most explicit aspect of state violence. Relatively few people are sentenced to death, and even fewer are actively,...

  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
  • Length: 29:58
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Ambrose Akinmusire in concert on his new album "A Rift In Decorum: Live At the Village Vanguard," and music from some of the musicians he thanks fo...

Bought by WMOT, GCR (Global Community Radio), Royalton Community Radio, WRGY, KKRN and more


  • Added: Jun 14, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 13
From: WFHB
Series: Kite Line
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This week we share news and stories from two people who have been caught up in very different ways in the web of prison. Both Bresha Meadows and Pa...

  • Added: Jun 13, 2017
  • Length: 30:10
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This week, we examine the intersections between domestic violence, along with other forms of gendered violence, the courts, and the prison system. ...

  • Added: Jun 13, 2017
  • Length: 29:40
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Discussion on the lingering history of racist ideology in the Americas and beyond.

  • Added: Jun 13, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:02
Caption: Venita Blackburn, Credit: Robert Hoekman Jr
Venita Blackburn talks about the struggles for a writer of color and her workshop on the subject, and reads her story Chew, featured in her upcomin...

  • Added: Jun 12, 2017
  • Length: 21:52
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Will Lucas is an entrepreneur, businessman, podcast host, and commissioner serving on the University of Toledo's Board of Trustees, the Ohio Casino...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Jun 12, 2017
  • Length: 06:40
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
The "Juke In The Back" looks at the very beginnings of one of early R&B's biggest groups, The Midnighters. Before "Work With Me Annie," they were k...

Bought by KTRT RADIO INC, 90.5 WSNC, WHRV, Royalton Community Radio, WOUB and more


  • Added: Jun 11, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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He is best known as the down home singer of the Cash Box Kings. The group’s latest album, Holding Court (Blind Pig Records) – has struck a favorabl...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, Public Radio East, KMXT, KRPS, WTJU and more


  • Added: Jun 09, 2017
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 6
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The Edna W. Runner Tutorial Center in Jupiter, Florida is a place for education and community, forever changing the lives and futures of their und...

  • Added: Jun 08, 2017
  • Length: 27:23